P. P. Bliss

P. P. Bliss
Philip Paul Bliss
Short Name: P. P. Bliss
Full Name: Bliss, P. P. (Philip Paul), 1838-1876
Birth Year: 1838
Death Year: 1876

Philip P. Bliss (b. Clearfield County, PA, 1838; d. Ashtabula, OH, 1876) left home as a young boy to make a living by working on farms and in lumber camps, all while trying to continue his schooling. He was converted at a revival meeting at age twelve. Bliss became an itinerant music teacher, making house calls on horseback during the winter, and during the summer attending the Normal Academy of Music in Genesco, New York. His first song was published in 1864, and in 1868 Dwight L. Moody advised him to become a singing evangelist. For the last two years of his life Bliss traveled with Major D. W. Whittle and led the music at revival meetings in the Midwest and Southern United States. Bliss and Ira D. Sankey published a popular series of hymn collections entitled Gospel Hymns. The first book of the series, Gospel Songs, was published in 1874. Bliss's tragic death at the age of thirty-eight happened near the end of 1876. Philip P. Bliss and his wife were traveling to Chicago to sing for the evangelistic services led by Daniel W. Whittle at Dwight L. Moody's Tabernacle. But a train wreck and fire en route claimed their lives.

Bert Polman
Bliss, Philip, b. at Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, July 9, 1838. In 1864 he went to Chicago in the employ of Dr. George F. Root, the musician, where he was engaged in conducting musical Institutes, and in composing Sunday School melodies. Originally a Methodist, he became, about 1871, a choirman of the First Congregational Church, Chicago, and the Superintendent of its Sunday Schools. In 1874 he joined D. W. Whittle in evangelical work. To this cause he gave (although a poor man) the royalty of his Gospel Songs, which was worth some thirty thousand dollars. His death was sudden. It occurred in the railway disaster at Ashtabula, Ohio, Dec. 30, 1876. ... Some of his verses have obtained wide popularity in most English-speaking countries. The more widely known, and specially those which are found in collections in use in G. Britain, are in the following American works:—

      i. The Prize, 1870.

    1. I should like to die. Death anticipated. This is one of his earliest compositions, and is unworthy of the position it holds.
    2. Through the valley of the shadow I must go. Death anticipated.
    3. Whosoever heareth, shout, shout the sound. Jesus the Way. Written during the winter of 1869-70 after hearing Mr. H. Moorhouse (from England) preach on St. John iii. 16.

      ii. The Charm, 1871.

    4. Almost persuaded now to believe. Procrastination. This was suggested by the following passage in a sermon by the Rev. Mr. Brundnge, Bliss being present at its delivery:—" He who is almost persuaded is almost saved, but to be almost saved is to be entirely lost."
    5. Ho! my comrades! see the signal. Faithfulness.
    6. O! Jerusalem, the golden city, bright, &c. Heaven.
    7. On what Foundation do [did] you build? Christ the Foundation.

      iii. The Song Tree, 1872.

    8. Light in the darkness, sailor, day is at hand. Safety. This hymn, “The Life-Boat," has attained to great popularity. The incident upon which it is based, that of the rescue of a ship's crew by a life-boat, is given in detail by Mr. Sankey in his Sacred Songs, &c, No. 99 (large ed.). It is sometimes known by its refrain, "Pull for the shore," &c.

      iv. The Joy, 1873.

    9. In me ye may have peace. Peace.
    10. To die is gain. Death anticipated.

      v. Sunshine, 1873.

    11. Down life's dark vale we wander. Death anticipated.
    12. More holiness give me. For Holiness.
    13. Only an armour-bearer. Soldiers of the Cross.
    14. Standing by a purpose true. Faithfulness.
    15. This loving Saviour stands patiently. Invitation.

      vi. Gospel Songs, 1874.

    16. A long time I wandered. Peace and Joy.
    17. Brightly beams our Father's mercy. Mercy.
    18. Come, brethren, as we march along. Praise.
    19. Free from the law, O happy condition. Redemption.
    20. Have you on the Lord believed? Fullness of Grace. This hymn arose out of the following circumstances :—" A vast fortune was left in the hands of a minister for one of his poor parishioners. Fearing that it might be sqmandered if suddenly bestowed upon him, the wise minister sent him a little at a time, with a note saying, “This is thine; use it wisely; there is more to follow.” Hence also the refrain ‘More to follow,’ by which the hymn is known."
    21. How much owest thou? Divine Claims.

    22. I know not the hour when my Lord will come. Death anticipated. Suggested by reading the book, The Gates Ajar.
    23. See the gentle Shepherd standing. The Good Shepherd.
    24. Though the way be sometimes dreary. Divine Leading.
    25. Will you meet me at the fountain? Fountain of Living Water. The incident out of which this hymn arose is thus stated in The Christian, No. 365, "At the Industrial Exposition at Chicago it was an everyday appointment to meet at the Central Fountain. Mr. P. P. Bliss, whose mind seemed always set on things above, caught up the words, and wrote this hymn, 'Meet me at the Fountain.'"

      vii. Gospel Hymns, No. 1, 1875.

    26. One offer of salvation. The Name of Jesus.
    27. Wandering afar from the dwellings of men. The Lepers.

      viii. The International Lesson Monthly, 1875.

    28. Weary gleaner, whence comest thou? Duty.
    29. The whole world was lost in the darkness of Sin. Light of the world.
    30. Man of sorrows! what a name. Redemption.
    31. The Spirit, O sinner, in mercy doth move. Holy Spirit.

      ix. Gospel Hymns, No. 2, 1876.

    32. At the feet of Jesus. The good choice.
    33. Come, sing the Gospel's joyful sound. Salvation.
    34. Cut it down, cut it down. Justice and Mercy.
    35. Do you see the Hebrew captive? Prayer.
    36. Hallelujah, He is risen. Easier. Written in the spring of 1876 and first sung by Bliss on Easter afternoon, 1876, in the Court House Square, Augusta, Georgia, to 5900 people.
    37. In Zion's rock abiding. Safety.
    38. Repeat the story o'er and o'er. Grace and Peace.
    39. Tenderly the Shepherd. The Good Shepherd.

      x. Gospel Hymns, No. 3, 1878.

    40. Hear ye the glad good news from heaven. Faith and Salvation.
    41. I will sing of my Redeemer. Praise.

      xi. Gospel Hymns, No. 4, 1881.

    42. 'Tis known on earth and heaven too. More about Jesus.

      xii. Various.

    43. Sing over again to me. Words of Life. This appeared in a paper entitled Words of Life, 1874, The following are undated:—
    44. March to the battle-field. Duty and Victory.
    45. There is sin in the camp. Hinderances.
    46. 'Tis the promise of God. Praise.
    47. While the silvery moon-beams, fall, New Birth.
    48. God is always near me. Omnipresence.

Two hymns," I am so glad that our Father in heaven," and " Sowing the seed by the daylight [dawnlight] fair," (sometimes given as " Sowing our seed in the morning fair ") are usually attributed to Mr. Bliss. In his Gospel Songs, Cincinnati, 1874, however, he lays claim to the music only. Mr. Sankey attributes this last to "E. A. Oakey." With the exception of No. 48, these hymns are given in Mr. Sankey's Sacred Songs & Solos, Pts. i. and ii. Their popularity is far beyond their literary merits, and is mainly due to the simple melodies to which they are wedded. As a writer of hymns of this class Mr. Bliss is second only to Mrs. Van Alstyne. Many anecdotes concerning hymns of this class are given in American Evangelists; an Account of their work in England and America, by the Rev. Elias Nason, Boston, U.S., Lathrop & Co., 1877.
Mr. Bliss is usually known as "P. P. Bliss." This is found on the title-pages of his collections. On his own authority, however, we are enabled to say that his name originally stood thus : “Philipp Bliss.” Early in life he separated the final p from his Christian name, constituted it a capital P, and thus produced "P. P. Bliss." (For this article we are mainly indebted to Professor F. M. Bird, and Mr. H. P. Main.)

-John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)


Bliss, Philip , p. 151, i. "Sowing the seed by the daylight fair" is in the Family Treasury , Edinburgh, 1861, pt. i., p. 84. It is said to be by Miss Emily Sullivan Oakey; born at Albany, N. York, Oct. 8, 1829, died May 11, 1883. Note also that Bliss's hymn, No. 43. on p. 150, ii., should read, "Sing them over again to me."

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)


Bliss, P., p. 150, i. Two works have been brought to our notice, since the issue of our first edition of this Dictionary, which concern this author, viz.:—
1. Memoirs of Philip P. Bliss. Edited by D. W. Whittle. Contributions by Rev. E. P. Goodwin, Ira D. Sankey, and Geo. F. Root. Introduction by D. L. Moody. New York, &c.: A. S. Barnes & Co., 1877.
2. My Life and Sacred Songs. By Ira D. Sankey. With an Introduction by Theodore L. Cuyler, D.D). London: Hodder & Stoughton, and Morgan & Scott, 1906.
These works have a special interest for those who use I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs & Solos, and all of P. Bliss's publications. To Mr. Sankey's My Life, &c, we direct special attention for P. Bliss's hymns:—
“Do you see the Hebrew captive kneeling?" p. 294.
"Down life's dark vale we wander." p. 285.
"Ho! my comrades, see the signal." p. 105.
"'Tis the promise of God full salvation to give." p. 99.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)

Wikipedia Biography

Philip Paul Bliss (9 July 1838 – 29 December 1876) was an American composer, conductor, writer of hymns and a bass-baritone Gospel singer. He wrote many well-known hymns, including "Hold the Fort" (1870), "Almost Persuaded" (1871); "Hallelujah, What a Saviour!" (1875); "Let the Lower Lights Be Burning"; "Wonderful Words of Life" (1875); and the tune for Horatio Spafford's "It Is Well with My Soul" (1876).Bliss was a recognized friend of D. L. Moody the famous Chicago preacher. Bliss died in the Ashtabula River Railroad Disaster on his way to one of Moody's meetings. An outspoken Abolitionist, he served as a Lieutenant during the American Civil War.

Texts by P. P. Bliss (358)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
හේවායිනි බලව් දජ (Hēvāyini balav daja)Philip Paul Bliss (Author)Sinhala2
A long time I wandered in darkness and sinP. P. Bliss (Author)English7
A song bursts from the starryPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
Ah! donne à notre âmeP. P. Bliss (Author)French2
Al verden fortabt var i mörke og mödPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
"Almost persuaded" now to believe; "Almost persuaded" Christ to receivePhilip P. Bliss (Author)English700
Ammas ammas na faarfadhu dubbii jireenyichaaP. P. Bliss (Author)Oromo2
إن خصم النفس يشهرP. P. Bliss (Author)Arabic1
إن رب المجد راعي الكريمP. P. Bliss (Author)Arabic1
"Ane e huli" a lele pauP. P. Bliss (Author)Hawaiian3
إنهضوا يا مؤمنوناP. P. Bliss (Author)Arabic1
Anisikiaye, aliye yote P. P. Bliss (Author)Swahili1
Another week is past, anotherP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Arise, go over Jordan, The voice of grace obeyP. P. Bliss (Author)English4
Ask, and it shall be given, Seek, and ye shall findPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English4
At the feet of Jesus, Listening to His wordPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English12
Baba yetu aliye mbinguniP. B. Bliss (Author)Swahili2
Be near, O God, to meP. P. Bliss (Author)English4
Behold the love of God, wondrousP. P. Bliss (Author)English3
Beinah' bekehret, es fehlt nicht vielP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Beinah' entschlossen, Jesu zu trau'nP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Between me and my SaviorP. P. Bliss (Author)English3
Bin nur ein Waffenträger, doch folg' ich gernP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Bin nur ein Waffenträger für meinen HerrnP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Blessed words of Jesus we have heard todayPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English3
Брат, напомни мне опять (Brat, napomni mne opyat')P. P. Bliss (Author)Russain2
Brightly beams our Father's mercyPhilip P. Bliss, 1838-1876 (Author)English527
Brillan rayos de clemenciaP. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish2
Brüder, seht die BundesfahneP. P. Bliss (Author)German2
Brüder, seht die FeuerzeichenP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Буду петь, как Искупитель (Budu pet', kak Iskupitel')P. P. Bliss (Author)Russian2
By the wayside, near the cityP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
By their fruits ye shall knowP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
¡Camaradas! en los cielosP. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish1
Cantaré a Jesucristo, De su grande y fiel amorP. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish4
Charms in choral numbersPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
Chcę o Jezusie moim ṡpiewaćPhilipp Paul Bliss, d. 1876 (Author)Polish2
Ĉiam obeantaj al la Di-komand'P. P. Bliss (Author)Esperanto2
Ĉiu ajn bonvenaP. P. Bliss (Author)Esperanto2
Come brethren, as we march alongP. P. B. (Author)English3
Come sing the gospel's joyful soundP. P. B. (Author)English12
Constrained by love of Christ, I singP. P. Bliss (Author)English3
Cuánto me alegra que nuestro Señor Diera su vida por el pecadorPhilip Paul Bliss (1838-1876) (Author)Spanish4
Cut it down, cut it downP. P. Bliss (Author)English5
ദൈവ വാക്ക് കേട്ടിട്ടു (Daiva vākk kēṭṭiṭṭu)Philip Paul Bliss (Author)Malayalam2
Dare to be a Daniel, Dare to stand aloneP. P. B. (Author)English2
Dare to be a MosesPhilip P. Bliss (Author (st. 3))English2
Day by day we saw her fallingPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
Daytoy lubong nacudrepan ti basolP. P. B. (Author)Tagalog2
¡De la Ley libre! ¡Dicha indecible!P. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish1
Dem heiligen Geiste, der gnädig dich straftPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German5
Den kjaere Frelser, Paa Taalmod rigPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
Die Verheißung für mich ist nun völlig HeilP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
ضل الورى في ظلمات الخطاP. P. Bliss (Author)Arabic1
Do you see the Hebrew captive kneelingP. P. B. (Author)English15
Down life's dark vale we wanderP. P. B. (Author)English44
Earnestly the ruler on the Lord did callPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
Een Frelse blot, som bydesPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
Efa akaiky Jeso TompoP. P. Bliss (Author)Malagasy2
Efa tonga aty izaoP. P. Bliss (Author)Malagasy2
Einst lagen die Menschen in Dunkel gehülltPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German6
El mundo perdido en pecado se vioP. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish8
El varón de gran dolorPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Spanish6
என் மீட்பர் அன்பை என்றென்றும் நானே (Eṉ mīṭpar aṉpai eṉṟeṉṟum nāṉē)P. P. Bliss (Author)Tamil2
എന്‍റെ തോഴരേ കൊടി കാണ്‍ വീശുന്നാകാശേ (Enṟe tēāḻarē keāṭi kāṇ vīśunnākāśē)P. P. Bliss (Author)Malayalam2
Es lag einst die Menschheit in Dunkel und GrausP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Es promesa de Dios a los fieles salvarPhilip Bliss (Author)Spanish3
Esparcid la luz de CristoPhilip P. Bliss (1838-1876) (Author)Spanish2
Evigt strålar faderns kärlekP. P. B. (Author)Swedish2
Fading away like the stars of the morning, Losing their light in the glorious sunP. P. Bliss (Author)English7
Up and away, like the dew of the morning, Soaring from earth to its home in the sunP. P. B. (Author)English3
Fad'rens Naade herligt straalerP. P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
Far, far away from my loving FatherPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English15
Fast überredet, Christo zu nah'nP. P. Bliss (Author)German9
Fast überredet, kräftiges Wort!Philip P. Bliss (Author)German4
Fel, barátim, drága Jézus Zászlaja alatt!Philip P. Bliss (Author)Hungarian2
Fortæl den sandhed om igjenP. P. Bliss (Author)Norwegian2
Free from the law, O happy conditionPhilipp Bliss (Author)English98
Frei vom Gesetz, o glückliches LebenP. P. Bliß (Author)German7
Frei vom Gesetz, O seliges LebenPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German4
Frei vom Gesetz, o teuere GnadeP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Frei von dem Fluch spricht Jesus mich ArmenPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German2
Frigjort fra Loven, Frelse er fundenP. P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
From the Mount of Olives descendingP. P. Bliss (Author)English3
Gar lange Zeit ging ich verblendet einherP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Gar lange Zeit lag ich in Sünde und NachtP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Gjennem Dalen, fuld af SkyggerPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
Gjentag det Budskab ofte retP. P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
Glaubest du an Gott den Herrn?P. P. Bliss (Author)German2
God is always near me, Hearing what I sayPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English32
God is great, and God is good, And we thank Him for our foodP. P. Bliss (Author)English1
God of wisdom, hear my cryP. P. Bliss (Author)English5
Good cheer, good cheer, For a happy New YearP. P. Bliss (Author)English3
Gott verheißt dir im Worte ein völliges HeilPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German5
Gottessohn, der SchmerzensmannPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German4
Gozo la santa Palabra al leerP. P. B. (Author)Spanish8
Gozo me da la Palabra leerP. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish2
Gud har lovet at givePhilip P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
Guds Aand vil nu, SynderPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
ഹാ എത്ര മോദം എൻ സ്വർഗ്ഗതാതൻ (Hā etra mēādaṁ en svarggatātan)P. P. Bliss (Author)Malayalam2
哈利路亞,“祂已復活!”基督已經高天升 (Hā lì lù yà,“tā yǐ fùhuó!” Jīdū yǐjīng gāotiānshēng)Philip P. Bliss (Author)Chinese2
Hail, happy morning, hail holy dayPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English5
Håll dig fast vid ordets grundP. P. B. (Author)Swedish2
Halleluja, auferstanden Ist der Herr, der starke HeldP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Hallelujah, He is risen, Jesus is gone up on highP. P. B. (Author)English7
ഹല്ലേലൂയ്യാ! ഹല്ലേലൂയ്യാ! ഉയിർത്തെഴുന്നേറ്റവൻ (Hallēlūyyā! hallēlūyyā! uyirtteḻunnēṟṟavan)Philip P. Bliss (Author)Malayalam2
Hand and foot are wearyP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Hark, I hear the captain calling, Earnestly and longPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
Hark, on the shore of Immanuel's landP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Hark, the alarm, the clang of the bellsP. P. Bliss (Author)English3
Hast du dich dem Herrn geweihtP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Hat dir Gott die Schuld verzieh'n?P. P. Bliss (Author)German3
Hau' ihn ab, hau' ihn abP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Have you on the Lord believed?Philip P. Bliss (Author)English21
He was there alone, when even Had round the earth its mantle thrownP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Hear the blessed Savior say, Follow me, follow mePhilip P. Bliss (Author)English4
Hear the gospel invitation, Come, come and seePhilip P. Bliss (Author)English5
Hear the music of the rain falling downPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English6
Hear the words our Savior hath spokenPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English15
Help me to sing, Savior and kingPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
Hear ye the glad good news from heavenP. P. B. (Author)English7
Herrlich strahlt des Vaters GnadeP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
هلا أتيت إلى المسيحP. P. Bliss (Author)Arabic1
Ho, come, welcome yePhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
Ho, my comrades! see the signal, Waving in the sky!P. P. Bliss (Author)English126
Homem de tristeza e dorP. P. Bliss (Author)Portuguese2
Honra al hombre de valor, Pronto a obedecerP. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish3
How much owest thou? How much owest thou?P. P. Bliss (Author)English4
Hvar och en som hör, o ljufliga ordPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Swedish6
Hvo, som teerster, raabe, Vand er nu herPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
I am so glad that Jesus loves meP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
I am so glad that our Father in HeavenPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English365
I do believe that Jesus diedP. P. Bliss (Author)English4
I know not the hour when my Lord will comeP. P. Bliss (Author)English28
I know not what awaits me, God kindly veils mine eyesPhilip P. Bliss (Arranger)English4
I may not know all the melodiesP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
I should like to die, said Willie, if my papa could die tooP. P. Bliss (Author)English11
I ungdomsaar, i sorgloes dagP. P. Bliss (Author)Swedish2
I walked through the woodland meadowsP. B. (Author)English1
I will sing of my Redeemer And His wondrous love for meP. Bliss (Author)English297
Ich bin so froh, dass der Herr, der mich liebtP. P. Bliss (Author)German2
Ich bin so froh, dass der Vater im LichtP. P. Bliss (Author)German5
Ich bin so froh für den Trost, den Gott gibtPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German6
Ich weiß nicht die Stunde, wenn Jesus erscheintPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German2
Ich weiß nicht, wann Christus, mein König, erscheintP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Ich will von meinem Jesus singenP. P. Bliss (Author)German8
I'm a little soldier boyP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Im Dunkel der Sünde lag einstens die WeltP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Im Erdenthal wir wandern, Bis Jesus kommtPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German3
I'm thinking what a pleasant thingP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
In me ye may have peacePhilip P. Bliss (Author)English5
In Tausend von Herzen ist List und BetrugP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
In the garden boldly, Peter would have foughtP. P. Bliss (Author)English3
In Zion's rock abidingP. P. Bliss (Author)English8
"Is it safe? is it safe?" hear the timid cry!P. P. B. (Author)English2
It was midnight in the valley, and the camp was dark and stillP. P. Bliss (Author)English7
I've heard the good news in the gospelPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English4
Jag är så glad, att mig Gud håller kärP. P. B. (Author)Swedish3
Je ne sais pas le jour où je verrai mon RoiP. P. Bliss (Author)French2
Jesus liebt mich und ich weiß, ich lieb' IhnP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Jesus loves me, I'm His childP. P. Bliss (Author)English5
Jesus, my Lord, my God, my all, Hear me, blest Savior, when I callP. P. Bliss (Author)English1
Jesus, Savior, to Thy sideP. P. Bliss (Author)English5
“幾乎要聽勸,”棄絕罪途 (“Jīhū yào tīng quàn,” qì jué zuì tú)P. P. Bliss (Author)Chinese2
Just as Thou wilt, no more I prayP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Justice. Cut it down, cut it downP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Kampfgenossen, seht das ZeichenPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German2
කන්දෙමි මම සොම්නසින් (Kandemi mama somnasin)P. P. Bliss (Author)Sinhala2
Kom syng det glade Budeskabs LydPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
Kommt, singt des Evangeliums SchallPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German2
Ku'u pule no keiaP. P. Bliss (Author)Hawaiian3
La merced de nuestro PadreP. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish3
La nuit aura bient't disparuP. P. Bliss (Author)French2
Lang' irrt' ich im Dunkel der Sünder umherP. P. Bliss (Author)German3
لاسم فادي أغنيP. P. Bliss (Author)Arabic1
Lasset uns, wie Daniel in der FremdeP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Lavt ved Jesu FoedderPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
Leuchtend strahlt des Vaters GnadePhilipp Bliss, 1838-1876 (Author)German2
Levantado fue JesúsPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Spanish6
Libres estamos, Dios nos absuelvePhilip Bliss (Author)Spanish4
Licht strahlt durch's Dunkel, SchifferPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German2
Licht strahlt von ferne, Seemann, Hülfe ist nahP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Lichthell strahlt des ew'gen GnadePhilip P. Bliss (Author)German3
Lichthell strahlt des Meister's GnadeP. P. Bliss (Author)German3
Light in the darkness, sailor, day is at handPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English25
Little eyes, looking wisePhilip P. Bliss (Author)English5
Little red bird in the treePhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
Lobe, Seele, den ErlöserP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Loo! Bendera imetwekwaP. P. Bliss (Author)Swahili2
Look to Jesus weary one, Look and live, look and liveP. P. Bliss (Author)English7
Look unto me and be ye saved, I heard the Just One sayP. P. Bliss (Author)English5
Lysglimt i moerket, brodre, frygt nu ej merP. P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
"Man of sorrows," what a nameP. P. Bliss (Author)English310
March to the battlefieldP. P. Bliss (Author)English9
Más santidad dame, Más odio al malP. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish10
Más santidad dame, más consagraciónP. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish2
Massa Jesus, in the valleyP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Mba omeo ahyP. P. Bliss (Author)Malagasy2
Mehr Frömmigkeit gib mirP. P. Bliss (Author)German6
Mehr Heiligung gib mirP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Mele au no ku'u HoolaP. P. Bliss (Author)Hawaiian3
"Mensch der Schmerzen," welch ein Nam'P. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Mer Helighed giv migP. P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
Mer helighet gif migP. P. Bliss (Author)Swedish2
Merry, merry Christmas, Merry, merry ChristmasP. P. Bliss (Author)English3
More holiness give mePhilip P. Bliss (Author)English136
Mourn, yes mourn, But not for her at restP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Mut, ihr Brüder, Schaut die ZelchenP. P. Bliss (Author)German2
My fears arise, and clouds obscure my wayP. P. Bliss (Author)English5
My Refuge strong when threatenedP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
My Savior, how I long to be at home with theeP. P. Bliss (Author)English1
Næsten bevægetP. P. Bliss (Author)Norwegian2
Nästan en kristenP. P. Bliss (Author)Swedish3
Naught to charges falseP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Near the healing pool, Bethesda, day by dayP. P. Bliss (Author)English3
Nehmet die frohe Botschaft an!P. P. Bliss (Author)German1
你曾覺得父愛心 ? (Nǐ céng juédé fù àixīn?)Philip P. Bliss (Author)Chinese2
Night had fallen on the cityP. P. Bliss (Author)English10
Niimbie mara tena, Maneno ya uzima!P. P. Bliss (Author)Swahili1
Nimshangilie Bwana wanguP. P. Bliss (Author)Swahili2
N'sten en Kristen, godt er Guds ordP. P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
Nu er min trældom endt, Jesus er min!P. P. Bliss (Author)Norwegian2
O come to the Light, it is shining for thee (Chorus)P. P. Bliss (Author)English1
O ich möcht' so gerne sterbenP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
O, nur als Waffenträger stehe ich hierPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German2
O pochyl mnie! Jak zboża łanP. P. Bliss (Author)Polish2
O saget immer wieder mirP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
O the day of life is closing and its sun is sinking lowP. P. Bliss (Author)English3
Oemt den gode HyrdeP. P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
¡Oh, cantádmelas otra vez!Philip P. Bliss (Author)Spanish20
O how happy are we who in Jesus agreeP. P. B. (Author)English3
O Jerusalem the golden, city bright and fairP. P. Bliss (Author)English4
¡Oh soldados! en los cielosP. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish3
Oli no au i ka Haku IesuP. P. Bliss (Author)Hawaiian3
On what foundation do you build, neighborP. P. Bliss (Author)English5
Once more with mournful stepP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
One offer of salvation, To all the world make knownP. P. Bliss (Author)English10
Only a few more yearsP. P. Bliss (Author)English11
Only a little child, Pause notP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Only an armor-bearer, proudly I standP. P. B. (Author)English18
Op nu Stridsm'nd, se SignaletPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
Over the river of death, into the silent landPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English4
Over yonder, over yonderP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Pagayayatco mañgeganP. P. Bliss (Author)Tagalog2
പാടുവിൻ വീണ്ടും എന്നോടായ്, ജീവവചനങ്ങൾ (Pāṭuvin vīṇṭuṁ ennēāṭāy, jīvavacanaṅṅaḷ)Philip Paul Bliss (Author)Malayalam2
പോയ് ദുഃഖമട-ക്ക ലോകം തുണയ്ക്കാ (Pēāy duḥkhamaṭa-kka lēākaṁ tuṇaykkā)Philip P. Bliss (Author)Malayalam1
Prächtig strahlt des Meisters GnadePhilip P. Bliss (Author)German8
Precious promise God hath givenP. P. Bliss (Author)English1
Press forward, press forward, Press forward to the prizeP. P. B. (Author)English4
Repeat the story o'er and o'erPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English53
Répeetez-les moi tous les joursP. P. Bliss (Author)French2
Right welcome, friends, and hereP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Saa tryg paa Zions KlippePhilip P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
¿Sabes dónde hay una fuenteP. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish2
Sailor though the darkness gathersP. P. Bliss (Author)English3
Schalle wieder im höhern ChorP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
See the gentle Shepherd standingP. P. Bliss (Author)English12
Seht, ein guter HirteP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Seht ihr nicht die Banner glänzenP. P. Bliss (Author)German3
Seht, wie Jesu GnadenfeuerP. P. Bliss (Author)German3
Ser du Daniel, som faller nederP. P. Bliss (Author)Swedish2
Ser du hast hin Hebr''r Fange kn'leP. P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
神的兒子從天至,(Shén de érzi cóng tiān zhì,)P. P. Bliss (Author)Chinese2
شخص أوجاع حقيرP. P. Bliss (Author)Arabic1
Sieh' wie einst im fremden LandP. P. Bliss (Author)German8
Siehst du den Gesang'nen betend knieenPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German2
Sing' es wiederum für und fürP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Sing, my soul, from bondage freeP. P. B. (Author)English6
Sing them over again to me, Wonderful words of lifePhilip P. Bliss (Author)English541
Singe mir es noch einmal vorP. P. Bliss (Author)German6
Singe sie wiederholend mirPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German2
Sinoman a macañgeg timecnaP. P. Bliss (Author)Tagalog2
Sjung, o sjung dem igen för migPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Swedish2
Skulden är gäldad, segren är vunnenPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Swedish2
Smertens Mand, Hvad Navn at naaP. P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
Sometimes our work seems wastedPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
Somewhere, says a mother, my darling is dwellingP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Sound the Gospel of grace abroadPhilipp Paul Bliss (Author)English1
Sowing the seed by the daylight fairP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Spirit divine, Spirit divine, Be thou the day-star on my darkness to shineP. P. Bliss (Author)English4
Stand still, and trust his mightP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Standing by a purpose trueP. P. B. (Author)English123
Sterben ist mein GewinnP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Store løfter Gud har givetP. P. Bliss (Author)Norwegian2
Streiter, schart euch um das BannerP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Syng dem atter igjen for migP. P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
¿Te sientes casi resuelto ya?P. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish8
Tenderly the Shepherd, O'er the mountains coldPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English22
The fields are white, 'tis harvest timeP. P. Bliss (Author)English7
The half was never told, The half was never told (Chorus)P. P. Bliss (Author)English1
The Sabbath day, sweet day of restPhilip P. Bliss, 1838-1876 (Author)English2
The Spirit O sinner In mercy doth movePhilip P. Bliss (Author)English11
The temperance ship is sailingP. P. Bliss (Author)English3
The whole world was lost in the darkness of sinP. P. Bliss (Author)English166
There are angels hovering roundPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English1
There comes to my heart one sweet strainP. P. B. (Author)English1
There is love, true love, and the heart grows warmPhilip Paul Bliss (Author)English9
There's sin in the camp, there is treason todayPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English5
There was an old decanter, and its mouth was gaping wideP. P. B. (Author)English2
Thine, Jesus, Thine, No more this heart of minePhilip Paul Bliss (Author)English1
This loving Savior Stands patientlyP. P. Bliss (Author)English17
Though it's ruby blush so fairP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Though the way be sometimes drearyP. P. Bliss (Author)English4
Though the way seems loneP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Through the crowded streets of Jericho, seeP. P. Bliss (Author)English9
Through the valley of the shadow I must goPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English14
Ti ayat ti Dios agraniagP. P. Bliss (Author)Tagalog2
Ti meand, spedalske, langt borte staa derPhilip P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
'Tis a rule in the landPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
'Tis known on earth and heaven tooP. P. Bliss (Author)English17
'Tis the promise of God, full salvation to giveP. P. B. (Author)English130
'Tis winter, and ye by your fireP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
"To die is gain"P. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Todo aquel que oye vaya a proclamarP. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish6
Treff' ich dich wohl bei der QuelleP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Ua puni ke ao i ka pouli eP. P. Bliss (Author)Hawaiian3
Über Felsenpfade eilt der guter Hirt'P. P. Bliss (Author)German3
Ved et godt Forf't fast staaP. P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
Ven, alma que lloras, Ven al Salvador (Anonymous)P. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish1
Vi gaa i Oerknens TaagePhilip P. Bliss (Author)Danish2
Vi stemmer i en frydesangP. P. Bliss (Author)Norwegian2
Victory, victory, hear the angelPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
Vil du møde mig hos JesusP. P. Bliss (Author)Norwegian1
Vill du möta mig hos JesusP. P. Bliss (Author)Swedish1
Voyez l'étendard célestePhilip Bliss (Author)French3
Wait in Jerusalem togetherPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
Wandering afar from the dwellings of menPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English6
We are marching onward, In our calling highPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
We love him though his friendly handPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
Weary gleaner, whence comest thouP. P. B. (Author)English14
Welcome, sweet sunshine, thy bright reign beginPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English3
Welcome, welcome, welcome, Messengers of loveP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Wer da will, der kommeP. P. Bliss (Author)German3
Wer da will, der nehme!P. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Wer nur immer hört den Ruf unsers HerrnPhilip P. Bliss (Author)German2
What did the angel to the shepherdsPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
What do the beautiful roses sayPhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
What sound is this? a song to heaven resoundingP. P. Bliss (Author)English1
What wilt Thou have me to do, dear Lord, What wilt Thou have me to do?Philip Paul Bliss, 1838-1876 (Author)English4
When my weary hands are foldedPhilip P. Bliss, 1838-1876 (Author)English4
When on the cross the Savior died, Then He remembered meP. P. Bliss (Author)English1
When peace, like a river, attendeth my wayPhilip Paul Bliss (Author)English2
When the chosen race forsookP. P. Bliss (Author)English2
Where is now our loved oneP. P. Bliss (Author)English4
While the silvery moonbeams fallP. P. Bliss (Author)English3
"Whosoever heareth" shout, shout the sound!Philip P. Bliss (Author)English291
Whosoever will! whosoever will! Send the proclamation over vale and hill (Chorus)P. P. Bliss (Author)English1
Why should I wait, I cannot fleePhilip P. Bliss (Author)English6
Will you meet me at the fountain When I reach the glory-landP. P. Bliss (Author)English5
Wohl hast du gar lange dein Herze verstocktP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Work for your Master, work while you mayP. P. Bliss (Author)English9
Yes, Jesus loves mePhilip P. Bliss (Author)English2
യേശുവെ ഞാൻ സ്തുതിക്കും, തൻ (Yēśuve ñān stutikkuṁ, tan)P. P. Bliss (Author)Malayalam2
Yo cantaré de mi JesucristoP. P. Bliss (Author)Spanish2
主!使我更愛你 (Zhǔ! Shǐ wǒ gèng ài nǐ)Philip P. Bliss (Author)Chinese2
Zu den Füßen Jesu saß Maria gernP. P. Bliss (Author)German3
Zu den Füßen Jesu saß Maria stillP. P. Bliss (Author)German1
Zu des Heilands Füßen, Horchend auf sein WortP. P. Bliss (Author)German1

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